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VIDEO: An Overview of Massachusetts Workers' Compensation

Massachusetts
April 1, 2021
March 31, 2021
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This informative webinar addresses the fundamentals of Massachusetts workers' compensation and covers:

  • What types of injury are compensable;
  • Claim filing and required forms;
  • Award of benefits including temporary and permanent disability benefits;
  • Defenses and bases for denial and contesting of claims;
  • Terminating or reducing benefits; and
  • Settlements and litigation.

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